The Anti-Slavery Crusade: A Chronicle of the Gathering Storm by Jesse MacyWebsters paperbacks take advantage of the fact that classics are frequently assigned readings in English courses. By using a running English-to-Spanish thesaurus at the bottom of each page, this edition of The Anti-Slavery Crusade by Jesse Macy was edited for three audiences. The first includes Spanish-speaking students enrolled in an English Language Program (ELP), an English as a Foreign Language (EFL) program, an English as a Second Language Program (ESL), or in a TOEFL or TOEIC preparation program. The second audience includes English-speaking students enrolled in bilingual education programs or Spanish speakers enrolled in English-speaking schools. The third audience consists of students who are actively building their vocabularies in Spanish in order to take foreign service, translation certification, Advanced Placement (AP) or similar examinations. By using the Websters Spanish Thesaurus Edition when assigned for an English course, the reader can enrich their vocabulary in anticipation of an examination in Spanish or English.TOEFL, TOEIC, AP and Advanced Placement are trademarks of the Educational Testing Service which has neither reviewed nor endorsed this book. All rights reserved.Websters edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of difficult and potentially ambiguous English words. Rare or idiosyncratic words and expressions are given lower priority compared to difficult, yet commonly used words. Rather than supply a single translation, many words are translated for a variety of meanings in Spanish, allowing readers to better grasp the ambiguity of English, and avoid them using the notes as a pure translation crutch. Having the readerdecipher a words meaning within context serves to improve vocabulary retention and understanding. Each page covers words not already highlighted on previous pages. If a diffi
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The fleur-de-lis or fleur-de-lys plural: fleurs-de-lis , or fleurs-de-lys [pron 1] is a stylized lily in French, fleur means "flower", and lis means "lily" that is used as a decorative design or motif. Many of the Catholic saints of France, particularly St. Joseph , are depicted with a lily. Since France is a historically Catholic nation, the fleur-de-lis became "at one and the same time, religious, political, dynastic, artistic, emblematic, and symbolic", especially in French heraldry. While the fleur-de-lis has appeared on countless European coats of arms and flags over the centuries, it is particularly associated with the French monarchy in a historical context and continues to appear in the arms of the King of Spain from the French House of Bourbon , the Grand Duke of Luxembourg and members of the House of Bourbon. It remains an enduring symbol of France which appears on French postage stamps, although it has never been adopted officially by any of the French republics. According to French historian Georges Duby , the three petals represent the three medieval social estates : the commoners, the nobility, and the clergy.
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Human branding or stigmatizing is the process by which a mark, usually a symbol or ornamental pattern, is burned into the skin of a living person, with the intention that the resulting scar makes it permanent., The fleur de lis has a complicated history in Louisiana that dates back several centuries and received new attention in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and again in amid heated debate about the removal of Confederate-era monuments from public spaces in New Orleans.
They were the party of the Battle Flag. Sugar Cane Sugarcane is the most cultivated single crop in the world. We know where this is going. Not an American then? MORE Why did slave owners sell their slaves? Arms of the Farnese family. What did slave owners name their slaves?
Not content to celebrate this victory with the rest of rational America, the politically correct mob pushed the issue of the battle flag into ridiculous territory. But now that social justice warriors have eradicated racism from the free-market Jesus paradise South by exiling the confederate battle flag from public consciousness, they must have another object with which to be outraged. Progressives in Louisiana may have found the next historical atrocity to expunge from the record, the fleur de lis. Ibrahima Seck. Seck said those rules included branding slaves with the fleur de lis as punishment for running away. Seck said if that slave ran away a second time, he or she would be branded again, but with another brutality added.